Going to hospital (including care passport)

Going to hospital (including care passport)

We want to make sure that people with learning disabilities have equal treatment when they go to hospital in Surrey.

We have designed a range of Easy Read information to help make sure this happens.

Please scroll down this page as there are a lot of resources.

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Easy Read Resources

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    This is Me - My Care Passport

    This updated passport can be used in a variety of care settings including hospital. It tells staff about your needs. The passport is a pdf – text and a photo can be added in on screen, or you can print it off and fill it in.

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    The Hospital Communication Book

    Version 3 of the Hospital Communication Book is now available to order, and sections are also free to download for personal use.

    Books can be ordered and sections downloaded from www.communicationpeople.co.uk

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    Pre Hospital Communication Guide

    Version 2 of the Pre Hospital Communication Guide pocket book is now available to order. The guide is widely used by paramedics and accident & emergency departments.

    Books can be ordered from www.communicationpeople.co.uk

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    The 5 Acute Hospitals in Surrey

    How to contact the 5 Acute Hospitals in Surrey

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    Learning Disability Acute Liaison Nurses

    Specialist nurses who help to make sure support people with learning disabilities get good hospital support.

    Go to the Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust website to find out more: www.sabp.nhs.uk/services/learning-disabilities/ld/liaison-nurses

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    Easy Read Hospital Appointment Letter

    Create an Easy Read letter for a Hospital Appointment

    Create Easy Read Letter
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    Your Stay In Hospital Questionnaires

    Tell NHS Surrey what was good or bad about your hospital stay

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    Getting Ready For My Visit To Hospital

    This factsheet will help you get ready for an appointment at hospital.

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    Getting Ready For My Stay In Hospital

    This factsheet will help you get ready when you need to go into hospital overnight.

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    Getting Ready To Go Home From Hospital

    This factsheet will help you get ready to go home and understand what support you will need after you are discharged.

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    Making Choices About Your Health

    This factsheet explains about capacity, consent and best interest.

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    Having a Gastroscopy

    This factsheet will help you understand what happens when you go to hospital for a Gastroscopy.

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